NiLS Lockscreen Notifications

NiLS Lockscreen Notifications


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NiLS provides rich, actionable and highly customizable notifications on your lock screen.

NiLS displays your notifications on top of your existing lock screen, so you can keep enjoying the functionality of your lock screen and get and interact with notifications without unlocking your device.

NiLS known to work with most of the lock screen apps including WidgetLocker, GoLocker, LockerPro, Cover and many more.

NiLS is the only notifications app that enables quick reply directly from your lock screen for several apps - including the WhatsApp, Hangouts, Telegram and many more mail or messaging apps

"You certainly should check it out.." - PhoneArena
"Just a sexy quality that I love about it!" - AndroidSPIN
"Much-needed feature to Android's default lock screen" - LifeHacker
"Making it easy to read an email in its entirety without unlocking your device" - TWIT - Android App Arena

Main features
• Displayed on top of any lock screen (no matter if it supports widgets or not)
• Provides swiping gestures such as swipe right to dismiss, drag icon to open, swipe down to dismiss all, etc.
• Displays full notification content as it appears on Android notifications bar and provides ability to perform actions such as archive gmail or reply missed call with SMS if available on the notification.
• Allow you to quick reply to a message directly from the lock screen on many supported apps.
• Highly customizable and provides 3rd party themes support.

Use swiping gestures to interact with the notifications:
- Swipe notification left or right to dismiss.
- Swipe notifications list down to dismiss all.
- Swipe notification icon right to open notification or perform additional actions.
- Click to show a preview, scroll down or up in the preview to read the whole conversation, or quick reply directly from there. (Premium)

Customize NiLS however you want:
- Set position and size, anywhere you want on your lock screen.
- Set any colors you want as your title color & text color, font sizes & vertical alignment
- (Premium) Change icon background and notification background.
- (Premium) Show multiple lines of each notification and change icon size.
- (Premium) Use 3rd party themes for great looking notifications.

Please note - NiLS requires you to enable a notifications service, please follow installation instructions within the app

Permissions used:
Photos/Media/Files - Allows NiLS to save & restore backup file on the sdcard
Device & app history - Allows NiLS to detect what is the current running lock screen app
In-app purchases - Allows NiLS to suggest you to upgrade to full version

First, read FAQ for installation instructions and see answers for most common questions:
Didn't find an answer? Have a bug report or feature request? contact
Every email will open a ticket. we'll respond any request usually within a day or two.

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Beta testing
If you want to get early access to beta versions and help us test new versions, request to join our beta community here:
and follow instructions here:

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Recently changed in this version

- Fixed missing content issue with HTC One m8 since Lollipop firmware upgrade.
- Added Portuguese translation (thanks tiagojosesantos)

Fixed a bug with privacy options since v1.5.2.467

Comments and ratings for NiLS Lockscreen Notifications
  • (64 stars)

    by Shawn Walker on 13/03/2015

    Can y'all add that to every social media app and can u add that to text messaging n kik

  • (64 stars)

    by Luke Pitman on 13/03/2015

    One problem with the notifications for Facebook messenger though - only shows the first two messages received and then keeps on displaying those notifications multiple times for every message there after

  • (64 stars)

    by Jennica Wilson on 12/03/2015

    Last update broke centered notifications on my note 4

  • (64 stars)

    by Kamal Dhiman on 11/03/2015

    This utility does what it says. Thanks developers.

  • (64 stars)

    by ADEL ALWASMI on 09/03/2015

    Thanks for updates on my htc one m8

  • (64 stars)

    by James Toal on 09/03/2015

    Still no message content on m8

  • (64 stars)

    by Mamma Jamma on 09/03/2015

    Love this app! Does exactly what I want it to do.

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